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December 5, 2016
Angie Rud drives a wagon-load of passengers through the streets of Maiden Rock Saturday, Dec. 3 during the old-fashioned country Christmas celebration. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)play button
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
December 5, 2016 - 3:06pm
November 27, 2016
Avrey Anderson, 5, of Bay City, was one of the first children to see Santa Claus at the Maiden Rock Methodist Church Saturday, Dec. 5 last year during the Maiden Rock Old Fashioned Christmas celebration. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Herald's event calendar of holiday cheer
November 27, 2016 - 9:28am
November 11, 2016
The annual Variety Show/Marketplace charity event to benefit the operations of the volunteer-run Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties is this Saturday, Nov. 12, at Meyer Middle School, 230 N. Ninth St., River Falls. Marketplace, a soup supper, silent auction, shopping and bake sale, starts at 5 p.m. The Variety Show, with comedic skits, music, songs and other performances, starts at 7 p.m. Lindsie Freeborn and Sydney Woltman perform a vocal duet from last year's Variety Show. (Submitted photo)
Free clinic set to stage another big fundraising show
November 11, 2016 - 6:54pm
Service members Andy Johansen (right) and Wyatt Anderson spoke to Spring Valley Elementary students before making the 10th annual trek down Highway 29 Friday, Nov. 11, in honor of Veterans Day. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)play button
WATCH: Spring Valley Veterans Day March
November 11, 2016 - 5:42pm
November 8, 2016
Spring Valley residents posted photos of their blue lights honoring law enforcement on Facebook, with comments such as “Blue Light On!!! Supporting our local Hero's as well as all who serve. Thank you for keeping our lives safe!” (Photo courtesy of Jaeger family)
Turn Ellsworth Blue to support officers
November 8, 2016 - 9:16am
October 28, 2016
The Bocwinski's of the Gateway of the Valley neighborhood have been decorating their house for Halloween for about three to four years; each year the display has gotten bigger. (River Falls Journal photo by Naomi N. Lugo)
The Halloween house on the hill
October 28, 2016 - 3:00pm
Elise Gregory rounded up her Wild West bunch (along with one firefighter) to attend Pumpkins in the Park Saturday, Oct. 22 at Ellsworth’s East End Park. Pictured are cousins Odin Gilbertson, 3; Cedrec LaFave, 2; Oskar LaFave, 6; Theo LaFave, 3.5, along with Gregory. For more Pumpkins in the Park photos, turn to page 3A. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)play button
WATCH: Harvest and Halloween
October 28, 2016 - 11:40am
October 26, 2016
Two-year-old Wyatt Mark of Bay City looks like he's ready to get some candy on Halloween, especially after getting some cool green hair to match his outfit at the Ellsworth Funsters Pumpkins in the Park event Saturday, Oct. 22. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
October 26, 2016 - 9:19am
October 23, 2016
Jerry Wilkens, pictured with the Zor Roadrunners Love Bear, has stepped down as the head of the Shrine Zor Roadrunners Committee. (Photo courtesy of Milt Helmer)
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
October 23, 2016 - 10:00am
October 8, 2016
A panoramic view of the Pierce County in War and Peace painstakingly assembled at the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City, which will go into storage after this weekend. (Photo courtesy of Pat Mory)
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
October 8, 2016 - 8:00am
October 5, 2016
UW-River Falls to host Special Olympics Run with the Cops
October 5, 2016 - 12:07pm
September 25, 2016
Ellsworth junior Dalton Huppert was crowned Mr. Diva Dude 2016 at Ellsworth's kick-off to Homecoming week Sunday, Sept. 25 at the Diva Dudes pageant. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Mr. Diva Dude, Homecoming royalty crowned in Ellsworth
September 25, 2016 - 10:55pm
September 23, 2016
Prescott High School tudents were draped across their Homecoming floats as they made their way down St. Croix Street at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23. This is one of the junior class' floats. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Prescott Homecoming takes the stage
September 23, 2016 - 2:13pm
Candidates for Homecoming Court were announced this week. They include seniors Guillaume Ekvern-Jamme, Lily Huber, Anders Lantz, Marissa Schumaker, Jared Flanigan, Morgan Steele, Trey Skulski, Katie Trunkel, Mylon Anderson (not pictured) and Maddison Voelker; juniors Sophia Cole, Anna Olson and Anna Schulte; sophomores Mallory Bleeker, Grace Groh, Nadia Sigler and Claire Straub; and freshmen Grace Hallock, Kaitlyn Nugent and Clarity Kummer. (Photo courtesy of Mindy Anderson)
Ellsworth shares Homecoming event roster
September 23, 2016 - 9:02am
SVHS crowned its Homecoming Court at a pep fest Monday, Sept. 19. Pictured are (front row, from left) Freshman Royalty Karyn Wood, Sophomore Royalty Madison Maier, Junior Royalty Gabby Stevens, Queen Holly Anderson, Senior Royalty Tatum Huntress, Senior Royalty Alex Bawek; (back row, from left) Freshman Royalty Trevor Stangl, Sophomore Royalty Luke Deppa, Junior Royalty Zacc Larson, King Sam Verges, Senior Royalty Brock Bune and Senior Royalty Levi Sands. (Photo courtesy of Brad Linse)
Cardinal pride reigns during Homecoming Week
September 23, 2016 - 8:49am
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